Dynamic Design Examples

This type of rigid-flex PWB is used as safe firearm devices primarily for U.S. Military and Commercial missile launches. Some additional uses include: Deployment of Air bags for the automotive industry and Self-destruct triggering mechanisms for space vehicles. At the development phase the switch surface was required to pass over 100,000 cycles for qualification.


Switch plate surface - Flush with in .0005 inches. Gold Plated contact surfaces, 6 Layer Rotary Switch. 2 Amp current carrying capability, 2 ounce copper flex layers, 1 ounce rigid layers